>> Understanding Lease Land and Fee-Simple Land 

Lease land reduces the cost of a home by 20–30 percent on average—but why?

>> Understanding the Escrow Process

The purchasing process varies from state to state in the US. In California, most homes are purchased using an escrow company.

>> Foreign Home Buyers 

Buying property in Palm Springs when you are a foreign national.

>> Lenders 

Unless you are paying cash, your first step to buying a home in Palm Springs is to get prequalified with a lender.

>> Home Inspectors 

It is highly recommended that buyers have the home inspected that they are purchasing. A list of some of the local home inspectors in the Palm Springs area.

>> Insurance Agents

Make sure your home is insurable. Start early and get a quote for coverage.

>> Vacation Rental and Rental Management Companies

Are you thinking of renting your new condo as a vacation rental? A list of resources to help you choose the right agency.

>> General & Pool Contractors / Handymen

Resources for making upgrades and repairs to your new home.

>> Electricians, Plumbers, AC & Heating

In Palm Springs, memorize your AC repairman’s phone number!

>> Blinds, Cabinetry, Countertops, Floors, Concrete Blocks

Now that you have that fabulous condo, add your personal touch to it.

>> Painters, Landscape, Roofing

Desert weather is rough; keep the paint, roof, and landscape in good condition!